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The DocSouth collection at the Internet Archive includes works from the digital library   "Documenting the American South", which offers a wealth of resources about Southern history, literature, and culture.  All books come from the University Library at the   University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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1922
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1921
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1920
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1919
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1918
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African Americans
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Slavery
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Slaves
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Soldiers
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Women
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Legislative journals
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confederate states of america
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chesnutt, charles w. (charles waddell), 1858-1932
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clark, walter, 1846-1924
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mississippi. legislature. house of representatives
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bassett, john spencer, 1867-1928
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colored orphan asylum (oxford, n.c.)
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by Twain, Mark, 1835-1910; Moore, Zoe C., former owner; Tippett, James S., former owner
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First American ed
Topics: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910, Authors, American, River boats, River life, Steamboats
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/twainlife/menu.html
Topics: Turner, Nat, 1800?-1831, Southampton Insurrection, 1831
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/turner/menu.html
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by Wesley, John, 1703-1791
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Evans
Topic: Slavery
At head of title: Tenth thousand
Topics: Northup, Solomon, b. 1808, African Americans, Slaves, Slavery, Slaves' writings, American,...
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by Graffenried, Christoph von, Baron, 1661-1743; Todd, Vincent H. (Vincent Hollis), 1879-; Goebel, Julius, 1857-1931
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German and French versions, with an English translation of each
Topics: Swiss, Palatines
"1816 - 1916" at head of t.-p
Topics: African Methodist Episcopal Church, African Methodist Episcopal Church
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by Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895
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Topic: Slavery
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/douglasslife/menu.html
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by Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956
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Topics: American literature, American essays
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/mencken/menu.html
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by Wheeler, John H. (John Hill), 1806-1882
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Arranged by counties
First edition, 1855
Topics: American literature, American literature
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Topics: Public works, Unemployed
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by Foreman, Richard; Mahoney, Jas. W. (James W.); Justice, William S., donor
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"Comprising a brief view of anatomy, with general rules for preserving health without the use of medicines ... It also contains a description of a variety of herbs and roots, many of which are not explained in any other book ... "
Topics: Herbs, Medicine, Popular, Indians of North America, Cherokee Indians, Botany, Medical, Medicine,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/foreman/menu.html
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by Battle, Kemp P. (Kemp Plummer), 1831-1919
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v. 1. From its beginning to the death of President Swain, 1789- 1868 -- v. 2. From 1868 to 1912
Topic: University of North Carolina (1793-1962)
Cover title
Topics: Indians of North America, Indians of North America, Indians of North America, Cherokee Indians,...
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by Graham, J. R; Mallard, John B
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Cover title: The Tar Heel world war record, 1917-18
Topic: World War, 1914-1918
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/wwi/graham/menu.html
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by University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Philanthropic Society
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Topic: University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Philanthropic Society
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by Fletcher, Arthur Lloyd, b. 1881
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Topics: United States. Army. Field Artillery, 113th, World War, 1914-1918, World War, 1914-1918, World War,...
"Prepared and published by order of the Surgeon-General, Richmond, Va."
Topics: Botany, Medical, Plants, Plants, Medicinal, Botany
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by Attmore, William, d. 1800; Rodman, Lida Tunstall
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Topic: Attmore, William, d. 1800
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by Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916; Russell, Charles Wells, 1856-1927
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Topics: Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916, Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Cavalry Battalion,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/mosby/menu.html
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Topic: Slavery
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by Pryor, Sara Agnes Rice, 1830-1912
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Topics: Pryor, Sara Agnes Rice, 1830-1912, Pryor, Roger A. (Roger Atkinson), 1828-1919, Women, Plantation...
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Topic: African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church
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by LeConte, John, 1818-1891
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"Published by the Governor and Council of South Carolina."
Topics: Seawater, Salt, Manufacturing processes
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by Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904
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Topics: Women, Man-woman relationships, Self-actualization (Psychology), Adultery
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by National Society Daughters of the American Revolution of North Carolina
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Some nos. have also a distinctive title
( 1 reviews )
Topic: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution of North Carolina
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by Jennings, Paul, b. 1799; J. B. R
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Preface signed by J.B.R
Topics: Jennings, Paul, b. 1799, Madison, James, 1751-1836, Madison, Dolley, 1768-1849, Presidents, Slaves'...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/jennings/menu.html
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by Chesnut, Mary Boykin Miller, 1823-1886; Martin, Isabella D; Avary, Myrta Lockett
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Photocopy replacement of original on archival bond
Topics: Chesnut, Mary Boykin Miller, 1823-1886, Women
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/chesnut/menu.html
Title and text within ornamental borders
Topics: Black race, Slavery, Blacks, African Americans
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"Compiled by Captain C.B. Conway ... and Lieutenant George A. Shuford."
Topics: United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 119th, World War, 1914-1918
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by Battle, Kemp P. (Kemp Plummer), 1831-1919
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v. 1. From its beginning to the death of President Swain, 1789- 1868 -- v. 2. From 1868 to 1912
Topic: University of North Carolina (1793-1962)
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by National Society Daughters of the American Revolution of North Carolina
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( 1 reviews )
Topic: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution of North Carolina
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by Stephenson, Gilbert Thomas, 1884-1972
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Caption title
Topics: World War, 1914-1918, World War, 1914-1918, Speeches, addresses, etc., American
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Topics: Lovingood, Sut (Fictitious character), Frontier and pioneer life, Humorous stories, American,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/harrisg/menu.html
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by Tourgée, Albion Winegar, 1838-1905
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Topic: Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
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Topics: United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 120th, World War, 1914-1918
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/wwi/walker/menu.html
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by McKim, Randolph H. (Randolph Harrison), 1842-1920; Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916. Stuart's cavalry in the Gettysburg campaign
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"General J.E.B. Stuart in the Gettysburg campaign, a reply to Colonel John S. Mosby by Randolph Harrison McKim": p. 337-362
Topics: McKim, Randolph H. (Randolph Harrison), 1842-1920, Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916, Confederate...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/mckim/menu.html
First edition, 1855
Topics: American literature, American literature
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by Jackson, John Andrew
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Title-page vignette
Topics: Jackson, John Andrew, Slaves, Slavery, Slaves' writings, American
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The index (p. [193]-194) is inserted between pages [6] and [7]
Topics: African Americans, African Americans, African Americans
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by Wise, John S. (John Sergeant), 1846-1913
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Wise, John S. (John Sergeant), 1846-1913, Virginia Military Institute, Plantation life, Slavery,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/wise/menu.html
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by Wyeth, John A. (John Allan), 1845-1922
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Map accompanied by leaf with descriptive letterpress
Topics: Wyeth, John A. (John Allan), 1845-1922, Wyeth family, Confederate States of America. Army. Morgan's...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/wyeth/menu.html
Lettered on cover: First edition
Topics: Felton, Rebecca Latimer, 1835-1930, Feminists, Women, Country life, Women
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/felton/menu.html
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by Cabell, James Branch, 1879-1958
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"Seventh edition, November, 1922."
Topics: Middle Ages, Devil, Wives
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/cabell/menu.html
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by Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins, 1825-1911
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Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/harper/menu.html
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by Hentz, Caroline Lee, 1800-1856
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Topics: Plantation life, Sectionalism (United States)
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/hentz/menu.html
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by Stewart, M. I. (Moses I.) prt; Stewart, J. C. (John C.) prt; North Carolina. Board of Agriculture
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Includes bibliographical references
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/state/menu.html
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by Browne, Martha Griffith, d. 1906; Pippen, Emma B., former owner; Evans, Margaret Johnson, former owner
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Topic: Slavery
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by Evans, Augusta J. (Augusta Jane), 1835-1909
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by Kennedy, John Pendleton, 1795-1870
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Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/kennedy/menu.html
Added t.p., illustrated
Topic: Toussaint Louverture, 1743-1803
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/beardj/menu.html
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Illustrated added t.-p., engraved
Subtitle varies slightly
Topics: Oxford Orphanage (Oxford, N.C.), Orphanages
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by Blackford, John, 1771-1839; Green, Fletcher Melvin, 1895-1978
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Bibliography: p. [133]-135
Topics: Blackford, John, 1771-1839, Plantation life, Plantation owners, Slavery
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/blackford/menu.html
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Topics: African American Baptists, African Americans, Baptists
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by Baldwin, Joseph G. (Joseph Glover), 1815-1864
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Topics: Baldwin, Joseph G. (Joseph Glover), 1815-1864, Law, Law, Law
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by Avirett, James B. (James Battle), 1837?-1912
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Topics: Plantation life, Plantation life, Slaves, Slaves
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by Taylor, Rosser H. (Rosser Howard), b. 1891; Cooper, Francis Hodges. Some colonial history of Craven County
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Topics: Freedmen, African Americans
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by Greenhow, Rose O'Neal, 1814-1864
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Topics: Greenhow, Rose O'Neal, 1814-1864, Women spies, Spies, Prisoners of war, Prisoners of war, Secret...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/greenhow/menu.html
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by Harrison, Burton, Mrs., 1843-1920
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Topics: Harrison, Burton, Mrs., 1843-1920, Women authors, American, Women, Women, Women, Theater
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/harrison/menu.html
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by Green, Wharton J. (Wharton Jackson), 1831-1910
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Topics: Green, Wharton J. (Wharton Jackson), 1831-1910, Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina...
Topic: United States Military Academy
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by Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886; Preston, Margaret Junkin, 1820-1897
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"Bibliographical sketch" by Margaret J. Preston: p. [v]-viii
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Includes called, adjourned and extraordinary sessions
Topic: Legislative journals
Description based on: 1862?
Topic: Railroads
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Topics: Early, Jubal Anderson, 1816-1894, Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/early/menu.html
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Paged continuously
Topic: Education
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by Aughey, John H. (John Hill), 1828-1911; Aughey, John H. (John Hill), 1828-1911. Iron furnace : or, slavery and secession
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"An enlarged and completed sequel" to the author's "Iron furnace: or, Slavery and secession," pub. in 1863
Topics: Aughey, John H. (John Hill), 1828-1911, Presbyterian Church, Clergy, Presbyterian Church, Prisoners...
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by North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (1698- )
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Title varies slightly
Topics: North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (1698- ), Society of Friends, Quakers
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by Fuller, Edwin W. (Edwin Wiley), 1847-1876
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Thornton, M.L. North Carolina
Topics: University of North Carolina (1793-1962), College students
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/fuller/menu.html
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"Love of virtue and science."
Topics: University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Dialectic Society, University of North Carolina...
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Includes called, adjourned and extraordinary sessions
Topic: Legislative journals
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by Dawson, Sarah Morgan, 1842-1909
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Life in Baton Rouge, New Orleans, etc., 1862-1865
Topics: Dawson, Sarah Morgan, 1842-1909, Girls, Women
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by Bradford, Sarah H. (Sarah Hopkins), b. 1818
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A second edition of "Scenes in the life of Harriet Tubman", Auburn, 1869
Topics: Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913, African Americans
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Topics: Grandy, Moses, b. 1786?, Slavery, Slaves, Slaves' writings, American